Stories about Housing

The strange saga of 114 Lyon St

Owner wants to convert four-unit building into single-family home -- because someone else did it illegally years ago. We investigate

Saving Bayview tenants — and SF’s heart ….

... Plus sidewalk drones and more. That's The Agenda, Oct. 9-16

The Tom and Tim Show: Blue Angels, marijuana myths …

... and taking a knee for Colin Kaepernick. We talk about the week

SF Planning Commission debates housing, ignores gentrification

When will there be a hearing on the human costs of accommodating too much commercial growth?

For seniors, eviction can be a death sentence

Elders are dying when they lose their homes. How can we stop it?

Can SF prevent 15 low-income renters from losing their homes?

The city gives breaks to tech companies and big developers; it must be possible to prevent military vets from getting evicted

The Agenda, Oct. 1-8: Big changes at Ocean Beach …

... and more depressing news about the jobs-housing balance. We look at the week ahead

SF ‘resolves’ homeless camps — but where do the people go?

Documents show how encampments are broken up, with SFPD presence and often no notice -- but not how many residents get permanent housing

Assault on local control equals deregulation of housing

Democrats in Sacramento guarantee that real-estate interests will trump affordability

Why Wiener’s housing bill undermines good policy outcomes

Recent deals at Board of Supes show that the city gets more affordable housing and more mitigation when the community has a role in the process -- exactly what Sen. Wiener wants to eliminate